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Murder on Middle Beach: Season 1 (2020)



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Filmmaker Madison Hamburg searches for answers surrounding the 2010 murder of his mother, Barbara Hamburg, who was brutally killed near her home in the upper-middle-class enclave of Madison, Connecticut.

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Critic Reviews for Murder on Middle Beach: Season 1

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (6)

The emotional foundation of a torn-apart family is what strengthens Murder on Middle Beach but it's also a fascinating mystery without the personal touch.

November 13, 2020 | Rating: 3.5/4 | Full Review…

...although the first of four episodes starts off slowly, we soon become engrossed in the journey of 28-year-old Beach as he tries to solve the mystery of who murdered his beloved mother in 2010.

January 8, 2021 | Full Review…

One true crime docuseries I'd highly recommend is HBO's Murder on Middle Beach, following a young man's fight to solve his mother's mysterious murder. It's a wild tale...

December 29, 2020 | Full Review…

Pays careful attention to complex human behavior, all viewed through the humility of its filmmaker.

December 1, 2020 | Full Review…

The family and town dynamics at play in Murder On Middle Beach will keep us watching, even if we wish the series was a bit faster-paced.

November 16, 2020 | Full Review…

It doesn't have a tidy ending, but grief rarely does. Filmmakers could learn a lot from how Madison Hamburg focuses on the emotional ripple effects of crime, and the very human toll that loss takes on a family and community.

December 8, 2020 | Full Review…

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